But today, Dorsey gave shareholders a reassuring. At the Goldman Sachs Conference on science and technology and the Internet, he said, "keeping company independence will give us a strong power." He thinks it's important to keep Twitter's business "unrestricted". Dorsey said, Twitter will contribute to more sustainable business development, to give shareholders the greatest return.
Last week, Twitter just released its fourth - Quarter Fiscal 2017 - quarter earnings last week, with a revenue of $732 million, a 2% increase over the same period. The net profit was $91 million 100 thousand, compared with a net loss of $167 million 100 thousand in the same period of the previous year.
In the fourth quarter, the average monthly number of users (MAU) of Twitter was 330 million, and the ring ratio was flat, with a 4% increase over the same period. The average number of daily active users (DAU) increased by 12% compared with the same period last year, and maintained two digit gains for fifth consecutive quarters, but Twitter did not disclose the number of specific active users. In contrast, the average number of active users in the fourth quarter of the fourth quarter was 2 billion 100 million, and the average daily number of active users was 1 billion 400 million.